Voting in
Nevada

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How & Where to Vote

Find out where to vote, how to vote, how to vote early, and how to vote by mail.

Register to Vote

Register to vote in Nevada, or learn more about voter ID & rights.

Election Details

Visit the Nevada election website or call (775) 684-5708 to learn more about your states voting details.

Have more questions about voting?

Read our voting FAQ

Important Dates - State Primary

06/09/2020
State Primary Election Day
05/12/2020
State Primary Registration Deadline (by mail)
06/04/2020
State Primary Online Deadline
Closed
State Primary Type

Voting Information for Nevada

Don’t miss your next election!

Nevada will hold its state primary election on Jun. 6th. Voters may register to vote by-mail or in-person through May 12th, or those with in-state IDs may also use the online system to register through June 4th. Voter registration is also open during early voting and on election day. You may vote by-mail without excuse, either by selecting to be permanent absentee voter or requesting a ballot for a specific election.

Presidential Primaries

Only registered voters affiliated with a particular party may participate in its caucus. Visit the Nevada Democratic Party and Republican Party websites for party specific information on caucus locations and procedures. Note that caucus will NOT be held at traditional polling locations.

The Nevada Republican Party has canceled its presidential caucus. They will hold a closed state party convention on May 15th to discuss presidential and other nominations.

Statewide Primaries

Some congressional seats, state offices and constitutional amendments may be included on the ballot.

Find Your Representatives

Early Voting + Absentee Voting

Early Voting Dates: May 23rd to June 5th

You can vote in-person at your county clerk’s office from May 23rd to June 5th before the election. No excuse required.

To vote absentee by-mail, first you’ll need to apply for an absentee ballot (click here) no later than May 26th. Then, when you complete your absentee ballot, it must be received by 7:00 pm on election day.

Voters may apply to their local clerk’s office to vote by-mail without excuse, either by selecting to be permanent absentee voter or requesting a ballot for a specific election. First time voters who apply to vote by-mail will need to submit a photo ID with signature and address with application.

Request Absentee Ballot

Voter ID + Eligibility for Nevada

Do Voters Need ID?

  • No, voters do not need an ID
  • First time voters need ID
  • Student IDs accepted

Voter Rights

Find out more about your rights in Nevada.

Pre-registration

  • The pre-registration age is 17

Youth participation is affected by changing state legislation or party rules. If we are not up to date please let us know.

17 year olds may be able to participate in the presidential selection process. See your state party websites for details.